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Calkins Creek Books

(Imprint of Boyds Mills Press)

Our picture books, chapter books, and novels—nonfiction and historical fiction for ages eight and up—combine original and extensive research with creative, energetic writing. History is key at Calkins Creek-front and center. Our authors transport their readers back in time to recognizable places with living and breathing people.

Specifically interested in books with these subjects or themes: history

Main Address: 815 Church Street
Honesdale PA 18431 USA
Phone: 570-253-1164
Fax: 570-253-0179
Updated 4/21/2007

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Manuscript SubmissionsPolicy: please see website for further details editor - Carolyn P.Yoder email - contact@boydsmillspress.com
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1. The Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and Her Tribute to Veterans (Hardcover)
    Author: Barbara Walsh
    Illustrator: Layne Johnson
Ages 4-8 09/01/2012
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2. Fatal Fever: Tracking Down Typhoid Mary (Hardcover) (Unknown)  03/10/2015
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3. Dog of Discovery: A Newfoundland's Adventures with Lewis and Clark (Pape...
    Author: Laurence P. Pringle, Mr. Laurence Pringle
    Illustrator: Meryl Henderson
Ages 9-12 01/01/2004
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18 Reviews  
4. Red Madness: How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat (Hardcover) (Unknown)  04/01/2014
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80 Reviews  
5. Rory's Promise (Hidden Histories) (Hardcover)
    Author: Michaela MacColl
(Unknown)  09/01/2014
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6. Blue (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Joyce Hostetter
(Unknown)  01/01/2006
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7. The Amazing Harry Kellar: Great American Magician (Hardcover) Ages 4-8 06/01/2012
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31 Reviews  
8. Blue (Paperback)
    Author: Joyce Hostetter
Young Adult 08/01/2010
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172 Reviews  
9. Abraham Lincoln, The Writer: A Treasury of His Greatest Speeches and Let...
    Author: Abraham Lincoln
Ages 9-12 02/01/2000
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6 Reviews  
10. Fatal Fever: Tracking Down Typhoid Mary (Kindle Edition) (Unknown)  03/01/2015
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11. The Rain Wizard: The Amazing, Mysterious, True Life of Charles Mallory H...
    Author: Larry Dane Brimner
(Unknown)  09/08/2015
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12. The President Is Shot!: The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (Hardcover)
    Author: Harold Holzer
Ages 9-12 01/01/2004
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8 Reviews  
13. George Washington, the Writer: A Treasury of Letters, Diaries, and Publi...
    Author: Carolyn P. Yoder, George Washington
Ages 9-12 02/01/2003
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3 Reviews  
14. Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights (Hardcover)
    Author: Jo S. Kittinger
    Illustrator: Steven Walker
Ages 4-8 10/01/2010
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34 Reviews  
15. Molly, by Golly!: The Legend of Molly Williams, America's First Female F...
    Author: Dianne Ochiltree
    Illustrator: Kathleen Kemly
Ages 4-8 09/01/2012
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38 Reviews  
16. Camping with the President (Hardcover)
    Author: Ginger Wadsworth
    Illustrator: Karen Dugan
Ages 9-12 09/01/2009
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19 Reviews  
17. Like a River (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Kathy Canon Wiechman
(Unknown)  04/01/2015
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18. Dog of Discovery (Hardcover)
    Author: Laurence P. Pringle, Mr. Laurence Pringle
    Illustrator: Meryl Henderson
Ages 9-12 09/01/2002
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15 Reviews  
19. Comfort (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Joyce Hostetter
(Unknown)  01/01/2009
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20. Comfort (Paperback)
    Author: Joyce Hostetter
Ages 9-12 10/03/2011
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11 Reviews  
21. Red Madness: How a Medical Mystery Changed What We Eat (Kindle Edition) (Unknown)  01/01/2014
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22. Farmer George Plants a Nation (Paperback)
    Author: Peggy Thomas
    Illustrator: Layne Johnson
Ages 9-12 04/01/2013
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33 Reviews  
23. Healing Water: A Hawaiian Story (Kindle Edition)
    Author: Joyce Hostetter
(Unknown)  01/01/2013
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1 Reviews
24. Amazing Harry Kellar: Great American Magician (Kindle Edition) (Unknown)  01/01/2013
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25. Lincoln's Flying Spies: Thaddeus Lowe and the Civil War Balloon Corps (H... Young Adult 10/01/2010
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